Latest news from Lancaster University Management School
Mindful Leadership: Understanding the Concept and Practice
The TopMBA website carries an opinion piece by Chris Saunders, Director of the Lancaster Full-time MBA, on why being a better leader requires a more holistic perspective than is often acknowledged.View on the TopMBA site
The changing contours of fairness
How can organisations ensure they are fair? This was the topic discussed at an event today at The Work Foundation in London. Joining Professor Paul Sparrow of LUMS in the discussion were Esther McVey, Minister for Employment, and Stephen Moir, Director of People, NHS England.
Developing student employability – focus on Industrial Placements
The impact on students’ career objectives of taking a year- long industrial placement as part of their degree was underlined during the 2014 Alison Tasker Award held on 27 March in LUMS.
Lancaster academic wins best paper award
A paper by Professor Mike West of the Centre for Performance-Led HR has been named 'Outstanding Paper of 2013' by the editorial team of the Journal of Health Organization and Management.
Young high-flyers excel in national student business contest
Some of the country’s top young talent have competed in the UK’s leading student business competition at Lancaster University Management School.
Lancaster expert to advise on leaders of the future
What qualities do our future leaders need to steer organisations to success? What backgrounds will they come from? How will the UK identify and grow them?
Celebrating partnerships with SMEs
The Prime Minister’s adviser on enterprise, Lord Young, visited Lancaster University Management School on 27 March to join over 100 guests from industry and academia to celebrate 15 years of LUMS’s work with thousands of small businesses.
LUMS celebrates the 1000th student visit to the Academic Writing Zone
In March 2014 the LUMS Effective Learning Team marked the 1000th student visit to the Academic Writing Zone since its inception.